WPVI-TV/6ABC is looking for an aggressive assignment editor to monitor scanners and social media, assign camera crews, write fact sheets, develop contacts and news stories, and contribute to our social media and web publishing efforts. The position provides important editorial and logistical support for the news staff and requires a highly motivated self-starter. Prior broadcast news experience is a plus. Apply on-line at www.disneycareers.com or send resume and cover letter (no calls/faxes) to Anne Giblin, Newsroom Administrator, WPVI-TV, 4100 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131 EOE/F/M/V/D/SO/GI
Director - Part Time
WPVI-TV 6abc is seeking a director to direct live fast-paced newscasts and other station programs. Experience on the Grass Valley Ignite system and other automated production systems a plus. Must be news oriented and familiar with all phases of control room/studio operations. Seeking someone with a minimum of 4-years of experience directing news. Excellent people skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure are a must. Apply online at www.disneycareers.com. Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
Central Ingest and Copy Specialist, ABC OTVS Centralized Traffic Operations
This position will report to the Central Ingest and Copy Manager, will act in the capacity of the Central Ingest and Copy Specialist, and will be accountable for the general success of the ABC OTVS traffic team. As part of this function, the Central Ingest and Copy Specialist should be prepared to embrace training in other traffic functions. The primary responsibilities will be involved with the central ingest and copy process for the team's stations, as well as overall accountability of superior log production across the team. The Copy Specialist will also be expected to work closely with the other teams' specialists, in order to share inventory information, improve standardization, and share best practices. The Copy Specialist may be required to work hours within a range of M-F 8am-830pm EST, as required by the business hours of the market assigned to the specialist. Working with the OCTO team on company initiatives and direction will be required. For more details about this position and to apply, please go online to www.disneycareers.com. Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
IT System Administrator
WPVI-TV Philadelphia, a Disney-ABC Owned Station is seeking a IT System Administrator; an individual with a solid technical background in the installation, maintenance, and support of numerous types of systems, Including: Windows file/print/email, servers, workstations and basic infrastructure.
Any candidate must have a proven ability in diagnosing complex systems and be able to identify, troubleshoot and remedy critical on and off-air issues. Excellent communication skills are essential to understand users' requirements and provide training on new systems.
A preferred candidate has a background with project management experience, and an understanding of newsroom computer systems, server-based digital video and audio, non-linear editing, automation, graphics, and their associated software and hardware infrastructure, helpful. ITIL Certification preferred.
The ideal candidate will have several years' experience in Broadcasting providing IT and Engineering support in a fast-paced environment with preferred experience with hands-on understanding of News and On-Air support at a medium to large market television station.
We provide 24/7 support for one of the highest rated stations in the country. Any candidate must be willing to work a schedule that will include early mornings, nights and weekends throughout the year.
Apply online at www.disneycareers.com and mail resume to: WPVI-TV, 4100 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131, Attn: John Chybinski, No phone calls please. EEO/M/F/V/D/SO/GI
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Inventory Specialist, ABC OTVS Centralized Traffic Operations
This position will report to the Inventory and Analytics Manager, will act in the capacity of Inventory Specialist, and will be accountable for the general success of the ABC OTVS traffic team. As part of this function, the Inventory Specialist will be responsible for daily log production, inventory management, preemption of spots, and communication with station sales team on log and inventory information. The Inventory Specialist must also be willing to cross-train within other station departments, including sales, operations, station programming, copy, and promotions. The Inventory Specialist will also be expected to work closely with the other teams' specialists, in order to share inventory information, improve standardization, and share best practices. The Inventory Specialist will work with their team manager and their sales management team to create and generate analytics to help better communicate inventory availability and usage, and other reports as necessary. The Inventory Specialist may be required to work hours within a range of M-F 8am-830pm EST, as required by the business hours of the market assigned to the specialist. Working with the OCTO team on company initiatives and direction will be required. For more details about this position and to apply, please go online to www.disneycareers.com. EEO/F/M/D/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Account Executive - Multi Platform
6abc, the Disney owned market leader in Philadelphia has an outstanding opportunity for an ambitious multi-platform seller to join our local team. Candidates must have a proven track record as a developmental seller with success in generating new revenue for broadcast and digital platforms. Ideal applicant will also be experienced in both agency and direct business negotiations. Candidate must be PC and Mac literate (MS Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Keynote) and well-versed in all aspects of Social Media. Exceptional communication, time management and presentation skills are a must. Candidate should have 5 years of media sales experience. If you have a track record of meeting and exceeding aggressive revenue goals apply on-line at www.disneycareers.com. EEO/F/M/V/D/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Top-rated station in Top-5 market seeking aggressive, innovative Producer to join the Action News team. We're looking for a go-getter who can assemble highly visual, fast-paced broadcasts with emphasis on live, breaking news. Excellent writing skills required. Working knowledge of non-linear editing a plus. Minimum 3 years line producing experience required. Apply on line at www.disneycareers.com and/or mail resume and DVD/Video link. (no calls, faxes, or e-mails accepted) to:
News Business Manager
4100 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Web Content Producer and Designer
6abc is looking for a Web Content Producer and Designer to support 6abc.com and the 6abc News App, the leading television news website and mobile app in Philadelphia. This position requires a broad range of digital, creative and sales skills. Main responsibilities include working closely with our sales team to develop and execute creative advertising campaigns; seeking and partnering with third party vendors to utilize website-enhancing applications; overseeing email newsletter campaigns; supporting all station departments with their digital content production - creatively and technically. Most importantly, this job requires a person who can evolve and change direction. This is the fastest developing arena in media and we are looking for an innovative team member to help us create new ways to improve the 6abc and Action News brands on all platforms. Applicants should include links to examples of their work. For more details and to apply, go on-line to www.disneycareers.com. EEO/F/M/D/V/SO/GI.
WPVI-TV, Philadelphia's # 1 TV station & Disney owned ABC station seeks a sales assistant. Candidate will be responsible for supporting the sales and marketing department. Proficiency in Power Point, Excel, and Microsoft Word, required. Exceptional organizational and time management skills are a must. Strong written and verbal communication skills are a plus, as well as knowledge of digital and social media. Ideal candidate will be able to work in a fast paced and high energy environment. Apply on-line at www.disneycareers.com. EEO/F/M/V/D/SO/GI
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